Data Breach

The Post-Data Breach Era in Asia-Pacific: Why a Bad Situation is About to Get Worse

A recent incident has compromised as many as 1.5 million personal health files, and has been described as the most serious such breach of personal data in Singapore’s history.

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Ken Lam
Posted October 18, 2018
Data Breach

Data Breach at Major Hong Kong Broadband Provider May Spike ATO Attacks

A recent data breach at one of Hong Kong's largest residential broadband providers has reportedly compromised the personal data of 380,000 customers, amplifying the risk of account takeover (ATO) attacks in the months ahead.

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Alisdair Faulkner
Posted June 12, 2018
Data Breach

The Effect of Data Breaches on the Cybercrime Landscape in Asia Pacific

The Asia Pacific region is increasingly susceptible to data breaches, as the economic growth spurs massive digital transformation and the volume of transactions continues to rise.

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Alisdair Faulkner
Posted May 24, 2018
Data Breach

Data Breaches: Is “Personal” Data Becoming an Endangered Species?

After the barrage of data breaches during the past decade, your personal data isn’t too “personal” any more. It is quite likely all over the dark web and in the hands of a cybercriminal. More than 1,171 data breaches this...

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Pascal Podvin
Posted November 30, 2017
Cybercrime

Data Breaches: Fresh Ammunition for Cybercriminals Drives Increase in Cyberattacks

Data breaches have become a common fact of life in the digital economy. But recent months have seen data breaches on a scale that has dominated even mainstream news. For digital citizens, these breaches result in a flurry of activity...

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Alisdair Faulkner
Posted November 7, 2017
Data Breach

Equifax Cyberattack Underscores Dangers in Post-Breach World

News of a massive cyberattack on one of the three major U.S. credit bureaus is adding urgency to a long-running crisis that’s shaping up into a perfect storm for fraud. According to Equifax, the hack it disclosed last week includes...

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Armen Najarian
Posted September 13, 2017
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